Tribune Business – Tribune Online https://tribuneonlineng.com Breaking News in Nigeria Today Sun, 23 Feb 2020 18:41:23 +0000 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3.2 https://tribuneonlineng.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/logo.jpg Tribune Business – Tribune Online https://tribuneonlineng.com 32 32 118125416 How South-West governments are losing millions to Apapa gridlock —Wemabod MD https://tribuneonlineng.com/how-south-west-governments-are-losing-millions-to-apapa-gridlock-wemabod-md/ Mon, 24 Feb 2020 02:32:41 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=298524 Tribune Online
How South-West governments are losing millions to Apapa gridlock —Wemabod MD

Mr Oluyemi Ejidiran, Managing Director of Wemabod Estates Limited, speaks on opportunities in real estate, how the Apapa gridlock is bleeding the South-West of millions of naira in revenue, and affordable housing, in this interview with PAUL OMOROGBE.

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Bold, ingenious: Meet Nigeria’s tech-savvy investors, their stories, their impacts https://tribuneonlineng.com/bold-ingenious-meet-nigerias-tech-savvy-investors-their-stories-their-impacts/ Fri, 21 Feb 2020 04:15:00 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=297885 Tribune Online
Bold, ingenious: Meet Nigeria’s tech-savvy investors, their stories, their impacts

Audacious, enterprising are the modifiers that aptly describe the growing number of Nigeria’s tech-made successes who have continued to break barriers in solving problems and creating wealth in the process. AKIN ADEWAKUN reports the inspiring world of these Nigerians and their impacts.   The dramatic twist in Nigeria’s economic fortune is not without its fallouts. […]

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Most abandoned estates in Abuja are owned by those that embezzled government money —Adaralegbe https://tribuneonlineng.com/most-abandoned-estates-in-abuja-are-owned-by-those-that-embezzled-government-money-adaralegbe/ Wed, 19 Feb 2020 01:11:26 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=296735 Tribune Online
Most abandoned estates in Abuja are owned by those that embezzled government money —Adaralegbe

Mr Akintayo Adaralegbe is the Chief Executive Officer of T Pumpy Limited. In this interview by KEHINDE AKINTOLA, he speaks on the need for sustainable collaboration between the Federal Government and genuine private developers to bridge the housing deficit, controversies trailing ownership of abandoned estates in Abuja and other sundry issues.   WHAT actually inspired you […]

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This economy is in a bubble, and the bubble will burst if… —Chike-Obi https://tribuneonlineng.com/this-economy-is-in-a-bubble-and-the-bubble-will-burst-if-chike-obi/ Mon, 17 Feb 2020 02:34:45 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=295753 Tribune Online
This economy is in a bubble, and the bubble will burst if… —Chike-Obi

Mustafa Chike Obi is the Executive Vice Chairman of Alpha African Advisory Limited, a financial advisory and fund raising firm. Mr Chike-Obi honed his skills in financial services in the United States of America, where he previously worked at Goldman Sachs and founded Madison Park Financial Advisors. He was the inaugural Managing Director of the Assets Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON) from 2010- 2015. In this interview with CHIMA NWOKOJI, the mathematician proffers solutions to the ailing Nigerian economy, which he sees in a bubble. Excerpts.

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How Adewara and Oresanwo confronted Africa’s socio-economic myths at the UK-Africa Summit https://tribuneonlineng.com/how-adewara-and-oresanwo-confronted-africas-socio-economic-myths-at-the-uk-africa-summit/ Wed, 12 Feb 2020 02:58:06 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=294122 Tribune Online
How Adewara and Oresanwo confronted Africa’s socio-economic myths at the UK-Africa Summit

The UK-Africa Investment Summit, held late January 2020, witnessed many personalities and events. High on the agenda of the summit was how to empower African women in order to boost Africa’s economic potential. There is no doubt that there is an encouraging number of African business women and workforce that are making the continent proud. […]

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States sit on gold but abandon it for monthly allocation —RMAFC chairman https://tribuneonlineng.com/states-sit-on-gold-but-abandon-it-for-monthly-allocation-rmafc-chairman/ Mon, 10 Feb 2020 02:50:05 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=293269 Tribune Online
States sit on gold but abandon it for monthly allocation —RMAFC chairman

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Revenue Mobilisation, Allocation and Fiscal Commission (RMAFC) has been in the news lately for allegedly saying it will increase the remuneration of political office holders and judicial officers. In this interaction, however, Chairman of the commission, Mr Elias Mbam says only a preponderance of opinion of Nigerians will determine whether such remunerations will be slashed or increased after a thorough review would have been carried out. He also speaks on revenue allocation and other issues. SANYA Adejokun brings excerpts.

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FCMB: Empowering MSMEs for sustainable economic development https://tribuneonlineng.com/fcmb-empowering-msmes-for-sustainable-economic-development/ Mon, 10 Feb 2020 02:48:58 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=293181 Tribune Online
FCMB: Empowering MSMEs for sustainable economic development

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Though it started as a merchant bank, First City Monument Bank (FCMB) has over the years developed a reputation as a pillar of support for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs), which earned it the first place in customer experience for SMEs in the 2019 Nigeria Banking Industry Customer Experience Survey (NBICES) conducted by KPMG. SULAIMON OLANREWAJU reports.

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IOSA Audit: The way to go for Nigerian airlines https://tribuneonlineng.com/iosa-audit-the-way-to-go-for-nigerian-airlines/ Wed, 05 Feb 2020 00:11:25 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=291488 Tribune Online
IOSA Audit: The way to go for Nigerian airlines

It is no longer news that despite the obvious challenges that are often synonymous with the Nigerian airlines, some have continued to strive to meet up with the safety standards set up by the global aviation authorities. One of such global authorities is the International Air Transport Association (IATA), the global clearing house for airlines […]

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From VAIDS to Finance Act: Nigeria in search of revenue options https://tribuneonlineng.com/from-vaids-to-finance-act-nigeria-in-search-of-revenue-options/ Mon, 03 Feb 2020 02:00:51 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=290450 Tribune Online
From VAIDS to Finance Act: Nigeria in search of revenue options

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The chain reactions that followed Federal Government’s tax amnesty program was about to die down, when the authorities stirred up the horrnet’s nest with an increase in Value Added Tax (VAT) rate. It is a component of the expanded Finance Law. Saturday February1, 2020 was the kick-off date for implementation of the VAT increase. CHIMA NWOKOJI, in this report examines Nigeria’s pursuit of increased revenue through taxation, highlighting untapped opportunities in the tax space.

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Stakeholders advocate quality control to sustaining FG policies on rice, others https://tribuneonlineng.com/stakeholders-advocate-quality-control-to-sustaining-fg-policies-on-rice-others/ Wed, 29 Jan 2020 02:15:46 +0000 https://tribuneonlineng.com/?p=288861 Tribune Online
Stakeholders advocate quality control to sustaining FG policies on rice, others

Last year, the Federal Government closed Nigeria’s borders to the importation of some items, which rice was the most pronounced. In this piece, WALE OLAPADE looks at the effects of the closure on the core industry players and availability of rice in the last Yuletide season.   Over the past few decades, rice has become […]

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